The 11th Plenary Meeting of the 8th Central Committee of the Union of Agricultural Workers of Korea (UAWK) was held in Pyongyang on February 4.
It was attended by members of the UAWK Central Committee.
As the first agenda item, it discussed the issue of implementing to the letter the decisions made at the 8th Congress of the Workers’ Party of Korea.
After a deep study of the draft resolution on the first agenda item, the participants had discussions on the practical ways for bringing about a radical turn in the UAWK’s work.
The meeting adopted the resolution on the first agenda item with unanimous approval.
The plenary meeting discussed and decided on the convening of the 9th UAWK Congress as the second agenda item.
Before the discussion on the agenda items, it recalled Kim Chang Yop in consideration of his age and elected Han Jong Hyok as chairman of the UAWK Central Committee.